David G. Wise, 78, of Portersville, Pennsylvania, passed away on September 28, 2017.
He was born January 31, 1939 in Butler, Pennsylvania to the late Ray F. Wise and the late Julia Sapor Wise.
David worked as a furnace tender at the Hill Top Silicon for Butler Armco. He was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. David enjoyed photography, fishing and bowling.
David is survived by his wife, Patricia L. Wise, whom he married on November 20, 1964; two sons, Kim L. Gilliland and his wife Kimberly of Harmony, PA, Stephen P. Gilliland and his wife Diane of Mocksville, NC; seven grandchildren, Heidi (Gordon) Alert, Crystal (Joshua) Takosky, Brock (Rebecca) Gilliland, Stephen (Amanda) Gilliland, Joshua (Samantha) Gilliland, Adam Cloer, Alex Cloer; eleven great grandchildren, Zhaun Nobie, Zakyla Nobie, Molly Gilliland, Emily Gilliland, Leah Takosky, Elizabeth Takosky, Caleb Gilliland, Karter Gilliland, Kiptyn Gilliland, Lucas Gilliland, and Avery Gilliland; and a number of nieces and nephews.
There will be no public visitation.
Private funeral services were held at the family’s convenience.
Burial was at the Butler County Memorial Park.
Memorials are suggested to the donor’s favorite charity.
Online condolences can be given at www.thompson-miller.com.